Question About mod_security rule SecFilter "wget\x20"

richy

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Jun 30, 2003
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\x20 in a mod_security rule translates to %20 in a URL which is a hexidecimal code which translates to 32 in decimal/base ten which translates to the ASCII code for a space.

Therefore "wget\x20" means "wget " (the string w-g-e-t-space)